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  1. Risky business

    Posted Oct 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... with Annemarie Evans. 'I was in talks with a mainland milk-powder label earlier about a potential commercial project, but soon after the tainted-milk-powder scandal broke on the news, I put the project on hold. I also rang up my mainland agent to request more documents to prove that their products were safe to be consumed. If I am to make this advert, I will try out ...

  2. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Apr 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... mainland-produced milk powder during the first force-feeding. I threw up for half an hour Melamine-tainted-milk activist Zhao Lianhai, speaking of his ordeal in jail and how his tormentors agreed to use imported milk powder to force-feed him after he complained about the local brand they used I know all his songs from karaoke Music fan and advertising executive Yin Yang, explaining the mainland ...

  3. Hsu never forgets her children

    Posted Sep 20th 2008, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen Taiwan television presenter Dee Hsu Hsi-di, 30, and her husband Mike Hsu (below) are in town this week for a short break before travelling on to Shanghai. Leaving behind her two young daughters, Hsu said she was keeping in close contact with them after being alerted to the mainland's tainted milk powder scandal. 'I always use the same milk powder formula ...

  4. Authors of farm expose in the dock

    Posted Aug 25th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... told the court. 'In Fuyang, [we just had a scandal] of fake milk powder. [This fake milk powder] came with government documents [when it was sold by the producers], but the documents were not in line with the facts,' he said. Substandard milk powder recently caused the deaths of at least 12 babies in Fuyang and malnutrition in scores of others. Under cross-examination by Mr Pu, ...

  5. Pirates get lost in translation

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... without regular 'Ahoy there!'s and 'Avast!'s. Adding jokes about Pirate Captain switching jobs to sell milk powder to mainlanders, and learning Putonghua for better business ...

  6. Surge in spending on travel and shopping for 'golden week'

    Posted Oct 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and edible oil all dropped before the holiday. The ministry said even sales of milk powder and liquid milk had rebounded to up to 80 per cent of their levels before the industrial chemical melamine ...

  7. Profession still gives a voice to the powerless

    Posted Dec 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the case, I reached countless migrant workers and farmers like Sun who had suffered a lack of rights for a long time. The 2008 tainted-milk incident and the continuing, frequently violent evictions and demolitions across the country also leave impressions. The milk-powder scandal exposed the darkest side of public safety: collusion between business and government officials. The demolition violence ...

  8. News hound in pursuit of the truth

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... suffering from a lack of rights for a long time in their own country. The 2008 tainted-milk incident and the current, frequently violent demolitions across the country also impressed me. The milk-powder scandals show the darkest side of public safety: collusion between business and government officials. The demolition violence also shocks and shames me about my country. Both are still ...

  9. Summer challenge

    Posted Jul 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... weeks. Carey Lee, 19. Challenge: Voluntary Work This week I did some research on how to communicate with the elderly. I also delivered milk powder and cleaned the homes of some old people who ...

  10. Alfredo So Hau-leung

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Vincent Mak

    ... picked it up by himself. After graduating from the University of Hong Kong in economics and philosophy, he worked briefly as marketing executive for Nestle ('selling milk powder to grocery ...




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